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Dec 7, 2013 2:00pm EST
takes a lot of our energy. >> ms. baker? i have been flooded with questions and phone calls over the last year with my clients -- there is just a lot of confusion among wondering if they have to start providing the health insurance, when it will be mandated, what they have to do. burdennitely has been a on my practice to try to answer all the questions that are out there. >> and all those man-hours are borne by your business and therefore you are not making any money. >> absolutely. >> umbel very much for your testimony. >> we do have time for another question or two. i will yield five minutes to records and the pond. hanh. representative on >> it would be nice to hold these hearings with the thought that if we did hear some unintended consequences that impact our small business, that we have the relief of our friends on the other side who would like to work on fixing some of these problems. i get frustrated in these hearings because i know the main purpose is to have more bad stuff -- to add more bad stuff to talk about and attacked the affordable care act. of i would love for t
Dec 7, 2013 11:00pm EST
opportunity for the u.s. in latin america. china is very interested in latin america is energy biodiversity.our they want to invest in latin america. they are welcome. >> thank you. we are almost out of time. one less question -- and it couple of housekeeping matters. i want to remind you about our upcoming speakers. december 10, we have the mayor of houston, texas. december 16, the chairman and ceo of general motors. december 19, a grammy award winner and bluegrass legend. second, i would like to present our guest with the traditional national press club coffee mug coakley to be filled with colombian coffee. [laughter] >> thank you. >> thank you. [applause] and for the final question, you mentioned the prospect of colombia's national soccer team. the prospect of our two countries in the world cup? >> i wish our teams would not meet in the first round. it would be very disrespectful to eliminate the u.s. so quickly. [laughter] diplomatic. thank you. [laughter] thank you for coming today here and i would also like to thank the national press club staff, including the journalism
Dec 7, 2013 9:00pm EST
tomorrow. we have also done a whole bunch of work in terms of energy investments. there are a lot of things you can do with this patient capital in terms of helping readers in the infrastructure. >> we are going next to sean higgins. >> one of the issues that has up in the detroit bankruptcy issues is a collection that is valued in the billions. as an educator, do you support that? >> let me just say that the educators in the city have been under a different kind of emergency manager for a long time. the governor had the first emergency management statute, but it was done in a much more it was done of a lot of conversation back and forth in terms of the educators. frankly, our members in detroit have hugely sacrificed in the last two contracts in terms of taking pay cuts and other things amounting to four percent. -- 12%. the city school system is working with the educators now. there've been a lot of problems. this new emergency manager has been working with the educators. they are seeing some real turnaround. i want to give them props in terms of what they have done and what the
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